Paul Szyszko

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This 76-Year-Old Has Spent His Entire Life Repairing Cameras

Milan-based filmmaker David Drills made this short film titled, “Master of Camera”. It’s a beautiful 2-minute portrait of Gian Luigi Carminati, a …

Photography

Photographer Tracks Down Strangers He Shot 40 Years Ago

Starting about 40 years ago, photographer Chris Porsz began shooting street portraits of strangers he met in his hometown of Peterborough in England. …

Photography

House and Studio in Orlandia / SPBR arquitetos

<b>A proper balance as a goal</b><br>Two activities: live and work. Its two corresponding spaces, house and studio, have been shaped historically, as two quite …

Paper Boy: Gordy’s 1963 Schwinn Typhoon

What was your first impression of this bike when you opened up your browser or inbox? Bikes can be polarising objects. With only a cursory glance, this Schwinn Typhoon might look to be a discrepant rat rod, but closer inspection will reveal a level of quality that some modern bikes can only dream …

Tour de France

Top 10 Features in Topaz Adjust for Bringing Out the Best in Any Photo

<i>Topaz Adjust</i> includes tools that work on color, curves, detail, noise and exposure manipulation. Local adjustments can be made with brushes that …

What I’m Reading: Genetics Professor Nazneen Rahman

<i>Named Britain’s third most influential woman of 2014, Professor Nazneen Rahman has amassed some impressive achievements in a relatively short career: she’s Professor of Human Genetics at the Institute of Cancer Research, Head of the Clinical Genetics Department at Royal Marsden Hospital, Fellow of</i> …

‘Bachelorette’ Portraits Show Women On the Wildest Night of Their Lives

When looking at NY-based photographer Dina Litovsky‘s images, you can almost hear the drunken shrieks and clicking of massively too high heels. …

Absurd Nude Photography By Giuseppe Palmisano

He is Giuseppe Palmisano, also known as Iosonopipo. He is 25-years-old and he changed eleven addresses, moved through five different towns, lived …

FreedomPop launches its free mobile plan in the UK

Price is high on the list of considerations when it comes to choosing a new mobile provider, but not so much with FreedomPop. The UK's newest MVNO has launched today, and as promised, offers a completely free SIM-only tariff with 200 minutes, 200 texts and 200MB of 4G data per month (courtesy of …

Khan Academy brings its free learning to Android

Online education platforms are rapidly gaining in popularity as more and more people revel in the idea of learning just about anything - from sciences to the arts, all from the comfort of their own homes. Khan Academy, the non-profit educational organization that works towards providing a …

The Secrets to Compelling Black and White Portraits

Black and white photographs can portray a higher level of timelessness than color images. The lack of color also gives us a better sense of the time …

Photography

Witness the Historical Transformation of Japanese Photography

P.W. No. 40 Symptom—Sea, Body, 1972.<br>Photograph by Kōji Enokura, © Michiyo Enokura<p>1 of 16<p>LightBox NewsletterSign up to receive the latest from TIME's …

Art

Recently for iOS Turns Your Camera Roll Into a Print Magazine Every Month

Snapping a collection of photos on your iPhone and then having them disappear into your Camera Roll never to be seen again can be quite a common …

The Focal Camera: An Open Source Modular Camera

Over the past year, Dutch artist Mathijs van Oosterhoudt has been developing a new camera system. No, it’s not a high-tech digital system that’s …

Cameras

A Look Inside Impossible’s Instant Film Factory

Want an inside look at how The Impossible Project makes its instant film? The folks over at <i>Highsnobiety</i> recently paid a visit to the company’s …

Netherlands

Here are a few reasons why you should pack your bags and move to a small city in India

By 2050, India’s urban population is set to rise by more than 400 million people to 814 million. And with big cities bursting at the seams, massive urbanisation would be seen elsewhere.<p>The AlphaWise City Vibrancy Index, developed by Morgan Stanley, shows that smaller cities would drive urbanisation …

Urbanization

How Much Can You Overexpose Negative Film? Have a Look!

Want to see how much you can overexpose C-41 color negative film and still get usable shots? Photographer Daniel Lachman of Retro Camera Review …

Cinematography

1936 Film Perfectly Explains How a Manual Transmission Works

Even if you already understand the concept behind a stick-shift transmission, this 1936 film explains it so perfectly a school kid could grasp it.<p>Along with the actual wheels, the manual transmission is among the least-evolved components of a modern car. A brand-new 2015 model's stick shift has a …

11 Pixar Short Films That Are Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

All the emotion of Toy Story or Wall-E, but in just a few minutes.

These 1913 Autochrome Portraits Are From the Early Days of Color Photography

Mervyn O’Gorman was an English engineer whose artistic interests turned him into one of the early pioneers of color photography. Using the Autochrome …

Hubble at 25: the best images from the space telescope - in pictures

As the Hubble space telescope gets ready to celebrate 25 years since its launch, we look back at some of the iconic images it has produced

Hubble Space Telescope

No Pain, No Gain! 5 Magazines to Get You Moving

Making that New Year’s resolution to exercise more is easy, but if you’re new to a routine it can feel daunting or get boring very quickly if you’re going at it alone. Fortunately, we’ve found a variety of exercise options as well as visual guides complete with videos and GIFs.<p>With these five …

12 Reasons Photographers Still Choose to Shoot Film over Digital

This year will mark forty years since the invention of the first functioning digital camera, and despite it being a measly 0.01 megapixels, it …

Quick Guide to Using Image Sharpening Software

Sharpening images can be a great tool for drawing viewer focus and emphasizing texture. It’s also something that pretty much all photographs will …

Artist Goes Outside The Lines With Coloring Books For Grown-Ups

We've learned about a secret some of you have — a secret that involves crayons, markers and colored pencils. Last week, we asked our Facebook followers to tell us if they were an adult who likes to color, and we received hundreds of responses saying, "yes," and, "I thought I was alone."<p>Well, you're …

Treasure trove of classic cars sells for £20 million

Collection of rusting classic cars including vintage Ferrari California Spider sold at auction in Paris<p>A treasure trove of classic cars found languishing in a barn for 50 years has sold for £20 million.<p>The star attraction in the collection of rusting cars was a "lost" vintage Ferrari California …

Pen, Brush and Camera: A 1998 Documentary on the Life and Work of Henri Cartier-Bresson

Above is a full 50-minute documentary from 1998 about the life and work of Henri Cartier-Bresson, the legendary photographer who’s considered to be …

The Sunny 16 Rule - how to take photos without the use of a light-meter

<i>On a sunny day, from spring to autumn, from mid morning to mid afternoon, the correct exposure for any subject is f/16; the according shutter speed</i> …

Manual Camera gives you manual control over your picture, and it's great

After Google opened up the APIs that allowed certain Android devices to snap full RAW photos, many have been looking for the right app to control the functions. Along came Manual Camera, which, as advertised, provides full manual control of the camera on your Android phone.<p>The fine art of …

NASA Recreates the Iconic ‘Pillars of Creation’ Hubble Photo 20 Years Later

On April 1st, 1995, the Hubble Telescope captured a photograph that became one of the most iconic space photos ever captured. Titled, “Pillars of …